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Mum’s cannabis petition for ill son hits 100k signature target

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Council Leader 'Adam McVey has evoked "dismay" from ousted economy chief Gavin Barrie. Picture: Ian Georgeson

‘Dismayed’ Edinburgh councillor reveals reason for quitting SNP

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The reconfigured junction at Meadowbank Terrace has left some locals bemused at its purpose,'but it is to be home to a new sculpture to celebrate the area's cycling heritage

Meadowbank set to get £22,000 cycling sculpture

News
Stephen McIlkenny gives us a fan review of the new Avengers flick. Picture: AP

Fan review: Avengers Infinity War will live long in the memory

Edinburgh

Birds stolen from ‘distraught’ Edinburgh pet owner

Crime

Edinburgh mum in plea for cannabis treatment

Health

Malaysian firm launches new Jobbie peanut butter

News

Avengers map trail as Edinburgh turns into city of superheroes

Entertainment
Esme Macfarlane, Lewis Macfarlane and Cameron Macfarlane dressed as their heroes with driver Michael Rigg

Children dressed as superheroes to ride Lothian buses for free

Entertainment

Lost Edinburgh: ‘Death mask’ preservation at Dewar Place may need rethink

David McLean
Matthew and Hayley are raising funds for research

Pets cause boosts Edinburgh couple’s cancer charity drive

Edinburgh
Duck race organiser Giovanni Mazzei is stepping down after 25yrs. Picture: Lisa Ferguson

Duck days are over for race organiser Giovanni

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Iain McKendry says spinning is his life. Picture: Scott Louden

My disability vanishes when I’m on Spinning® bike

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Barbara Brockie receives a cheque on behalf of the hospice from Taylor Wimpey's Clair Matthews and Jacquie McAllister

Developer donates £1000 to Edinburgh hospice

Edinburgh
Junior road safety officers from Edinburgh schools visit the City Chambers

Pupils spark plans to boost walking

Education
Lynn Cleal pictured in her Edinburgh office with a letter informing her that she is being invited to the  wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle in May. Picture: Ian Rutherford

Lifesaver Lynn overjoyed at Royal Wedding golden ticket

Edinburgh 1
Nik Olliver and Richard Newton are preparing to tandem cycle 2000km from Edinburgh to Budapest

Couple cycle to Budapest on tandem for Alzheimer’s charity

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Edinburgh cosmetic nurse up for industry awards

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Life-saving Lothian bus advert a tribute to cancer victim

Health 1

Edinburgh set for weekend of celebrations to mark release of Avengers: Infinity War

Entertainment 1

Edinburgh couple’s olive oil is liquid gold

Business 4
The mother of 15-year-old Mohammed Ayoub, who was shot and killed by Israeli security forces on the Israel-Gaza border, sits beside a poster of her son (Picture: AFP/Getty)

Tommy Sheppard: Israel is killing unarmed Palestinian protesters

Opinion
Addiewell Prison where the alleged rape took place

West Lothian prisoner claims he was raped by inmate in prison cell

Edinburgh
Nuns from the Sisters of Nazareth in Scotland sent an 11-year-old boy to Australia

Nuns sent 11-year-old Scottish boy to Australia

Edinburgh 2
Peter Walsh has been struck off. Picture; Deadline

Teacher who ‘gave pupils cigarettes’ and ‘boasted about sex and drugs use’ struck off

Edinburgh

Birds stolen from ‘distraught’ Edinburgh pet owner

Crime 1

CCTV images released following assault in city centre nightclub

Edinburgh

Portobello mechanic ‘stole neighbour’s car’ and sold parts on eBay

News

Man in court charged with assaulting Michelle McManus with guitar case

Crime
The Scottish Government is reviewing its free bus travel scheme. Picture: Donald Stirling

Ministers warned not to curb 'lifeline' free bus travel scheme

Transport 3
There are a number of delays on the A71 and around Edinburgh

Delays on the A71 due to breakdown at Hermiston Gait

Edinburgh

West End residents living in fear of ‘law-breaking’ cyclists on pavements

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‘Boris Bikes’ operator set to run Edinburgh cycle hire scheme

Transport 2

Delays in both directions on Niddrie Mains Road

Edinburgh
More must be done to stop the errors from the LEZ in Glasgow

Edinburgh should ban lorries and vans in Low Emission Zones ‘from the start’ say campaigners

News 3
Lights stuck on red are resulting in significant delays.

Drivers told to expect delays ‘of up to 30 minutes’ at Bonnington Toll

Edinburgh 1

New ScotRail trains to ease crush on Edinburgh-Glasgow line

Transport

Tories call for Scottish rail policing merger to be scrapped

Politics

Scotrail passengers rage as heating left on during hottest day of year

Edinburgh 4

Letters: Fix the potholes before ‘legacy’ trams project

Edinburgh 4
Pupils from Canal View Primary School in Edinburgh had the time of their lives this weekend after taking off on Jet2holidays' Ultimate School Trip to Majorca

Edinburgh pupils enjoy dream Spanish trip

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Peter Walsh has been struck off. Picture; Deadline

Teacher who ‘gave pupils cigarettes’ and ‘boasted about sex and drugs use’ struck off

Edinburgh
A student occupation has ended at the University of Edinburgh

Longest ever student occupation at University of Edinburgh ends

Edinburgh
Liberton High School. Picture: Greg Macvean

New safety fears at Liberton High after pupil’s near miss

Education 3

School lunches: All Edinburgh primary schools to partake in Meat Free Mondays

Edinburgh 13

Pupils spark plans to boost walking

Education

Youth bands and orchestras at mercy of council cuts

Entertainment

Boy trapped in escalator on school trip after shoe ‘gets stuck’

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Karen Gray at the Sick Kids with her son Murray Gray aged five who is suffering from a rare form of epilepsy. Picture: Ian Georgeson

Mum’s cannabis petition for ill son hits 100k signature target

News
Matthew and Hayley are raising funds for research

Pets cause boosts Edinburgh couple’s cancer charity drive

Edinburgh
A buffer zone should be set up close to the Chalmers Centre at Lauriston Place.

Councillor calls for buffer zones to protect women outside abortion clinics

Edinburgh
Alison Corran with two-year-old daughter Stella. Alison is an advocate of medicinal cannabis use. Picture: Greg Macvean

Edinburgh mum in plea for cannabis treatment

Health

MSPs back 50p minimum unit price for alcohol

News 1
Care homes  every should treat every 'client with the utmost respect and dignity

Steve Cardownie: We need to raise the bar in care homes

Opinion 1

Edinburgh’s alcohol outlets linked to higher crime rate

Edinburgh 6

Cancer patient Kirsty ‘paid £10k for drug available with NHS England’

News 2

Susan Dalgety: We should question the SNP on health, not GPs

Opinion 1

Revealed: The ‘healthy’ yoghurts containing almost five sugar cubes in one pot

Health

Masterchef star dies after collapsing during London Marathon

News
The O'Jays' song Backstabbers seems entirely appropriate for a party which plots against its own

John McLellan: House of Cards in kilts – SNP backstabbers are no joke

Opinion
The mother of 15-year-old Mohammed Ayoub, who was shot and killed by Israeli security forces on the Israel-Gaza border, sits beside a poster of her son (Picture: AFP/Getty)

Tommy Sheppard: Israel is killing unarmed Palestinian protesters

Opinion
One of the possible designs for the statue commemorating the velodrome

John McLellan: Cyclist statue may be too pricey

Opinion
Council leader Adam McVey

John McLellan: Council blind to planning problems

Opinion

John McLellan: Meadowbank campaigners unhappy about different things

Opinion

Steve Cardownie: Gavin Barrie quit SNP group after an act of betrayal

Opinion 5

Kate Campbell: Everyone deserves a home they can afford

Opinion 1

Brian Monteith: Globalisation is making this world more wonderful

Opinion
The O'Jays' song Backstabbers seems entirely appropriate for a party which plots against its own

John McLellan: House of Cards in kilts – SNP backstabbers are no joke

Opinion
Karen Gray at the Sick Kids with her son Murray Gray aged five who is suffering from a rare form of epilepsy. Picture: Ian Georgeson

Mum’s cannabis petition for ill son hits 100k signature target

News
Council leader Adam McVey

John McLellan: Council blind to planning problems

Opinion
Councillors found themselves in the firing line as Meadowbank campaigners expressed their displeasure (Picture: Ian Georgeson)

John McLellan: Meadowbank campaigners unhappy about different things

Opinion

What happens if Holyrood and Westminster cannot strike a Brexit bill deal?

Politics 1
A buffer zone should be set up close to the Chalmers Centre at Lauriston Place.

Councillor calls for buffer zones to protect women outside abortion clinics

Edinburgh
President Mutharika is welcomed by external affairs secretary Fiona Hyslop at the City Chambers in Edinburgh. Picture: Lisa Ferguson

President of Malawi given Capital welcome in Edinburgh

Politics

Thousands to march in Capital to mark suffragette success

Politics

‘Dismayed’ Edinburgh councillor reveals reason for quitting SNP

News 2

WhatsApp sets minimum age limit in the EU

Edinburgh

Steve Cardownie: Gavin Barrie quit SNP group after an act of betrayal

Opinion 5
Stephen McIlkenny gives us a fan review of the new Avengers flick. Picture: AP

Fan review: Avengers Infinity War will live long in the memory

Edinburgh
Marvel Studios' Avengers: Infinity War. Picture: Chuck Zlotnick

Avengers map trail as Edinburgh turns into city of superheroes

Entertainment
One of the possible designs for the statue commemorating the velodrome

John McLellan: Cyclist statue may be too pricey

Opinion
An artist's illustration of the  Edinburgh Academical Club sports ground redevelopment in  Stockbridge

Accies development must raise £2.5m in six weeks

Business
David Duke, the founder and CEO of Street Scoccer. Picture: Greg Macvean

Residents give backing to Prestonfield homeless project

News
Marvel Studios' Avengers: Infinity War. Picture: Chuck Zlotnick

Avengers map trail as Edinburgh turns into city of superheroes

Entertainment
One of the possible designs for the statue commemorating the velodrome

John McLellan: Cyclist statue may be too pricey

Opinion
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